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Criterion’s December slate includes Time Bandits, Night Porter, Safe & Eclipse 41: Kinoshita and WWII

September 16, 2014 - 6:37 pm   |   by
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We have one more quick news update for you this afternoon, with word that Criterion has just announced their December Blu-ray and DVD release slate. Look for Todd Haynes’ Safe on 12/9 (Cat #739 – Blu-ray and DVD), along with upgraded editions of Terry Gilliam’s Time Bandits (Cat #37 – Blu-ray and DVD) and Liliana Cavani’s The Night Porter (Cat #59 – Blu-ray and DVD – the film will also appear on Hulu Plus). These will be followed on 12/16 by a new Eclipse DVD release featuring the work of director Keisuke Kinoshita – Eclipse Series 41: Kinoshita and World War II (which includes the films Port of Flowers, The Living Magoroku, Jubilation Street, Army, and Morning for the Osone Family, made between 1943 and 1946).  [Read on here…]

Here’s a look at the cover artwork for all but The Night Porter which hasn’t yet been released… 

Time Bandits (Criterion Blu-ray Disc)    Safe (Criterion Blu-ray Disc)    Eclipse Series 41: Kinoshita and World War II (DVD)

Back tomorrow with more. Stay tuned…

- Bill Hunt

 

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